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‘Argo’ wins best picture on scattered Oscar night

February 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic

LOS ANGELES (AP) Just as Oscar host Seth MacFarlane set his sights on a variety of targets with a mixture of hits and misses, the motion picture academy spread the gold around to a varied slate of films. “Argo” won best picture as expected, along with two other prizes. But “Life of Pi” won the most awards with four, including a surprise win for director Ang Lee.
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Fulton lawmaker in Oscar-nominated film

February 19, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Stace Nelson interviewed in ‘Invisible War,’ a documentary about rape and sexual assault in the U.S. military.

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2013 Oscar snubs

January 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Spielberg’s ‘Lincoln’ in, Bigelow, Affleck are out. w
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85th annual Academy Award nominations

January 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Complete list of 85th Annual Academy Award nominations announced Thursday:
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And the Oscar goes to … Batman? Could happen

July 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

It’s a good thing Batman dresses in black. He could be a popular guy on Hollywood’s black-tie circuit come Academy Awards season. “The Dark Knight Rises” probably has the best chance ever for a superhero film to rise into the best-picture mix at February’s Oscars. Continue Reading

Actress Sean Young arrested at post-Oscars party

February 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) Los Angeles police say actress Sean Young was placed under citizen’s arrest after a fight at the official post-Oscars party.
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What You DIdn’t See on TV During the Oscars

February 26, 2012 in WDAZ

LOS ANGELES (AP) Even the hundreds of photographers, TV cameras and webcams around the Hollywood & Highland Center can’t capture every starry moment of Sunday’s 84th annual Academy Awards. Continue Reading

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‘The Artist’ Earns Best Picture, Lead Actor Oscars

February 26, 2012 in WDAZ

LOS ANGELES (AP) “The Artist” won five Academy Awards on Sunday including best picture, becoming the first silent film to triumph at Hollywood’s highest honors since the original Oscar ceremony 83 years ago.
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‘The Artist’ earns best-picture, lead-actor Oscars

February 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

LOS ANGELES (AP) “The Artist” won five Academy Awards on Sunday including best picture, becoming the first silent film to triumph at Hollywood’s highest honors since the original Oscar ceremony 83 years ago.
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Oscar smiles on ‘The Artist’; Streep snags third statue

February 26, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LOS ANGELES “The Artist” won five Academy Awards on Sunday including best picture, becoming the first silent film to triumph at Hollywood’s highest honors since the original Oscar ceremony 83 years ago. Continue Reading